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Object Number:
MS5538
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Syro-Palestine
Period:
Roman Period
Date Made:
300-399 AD
Early Date:
300
Late Date:
399
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Glass
Technique:
Blown
Description:
Blue Thread/Indented. Mold blown yellowish glass with pointed base in blue glass. Deeply fluted body. Two handles of dark blue glass folded in at rim. Spiral decoration of turquoise glass in zig-zag under rim. Whole covered with whitish iridescence.
Height:
9cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Lydia T. Morris
Other Number:
GL15 (ancient glass project)   -   Other Number

Bibliography:

[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 116, fig. E.60
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